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What They're Saying
June 16th, 2013 11:54PM

TAGS:  confederations cup


"We have guys doing different jobs, but nine of the squad are unemployed. Some of them are delivery boys, a truck driver, some of them are PE teachers, some are accountants. And we also have a player -- Teheivarii Ludivion -- he wakes up every day at 4:30 in the morning and climbs mountains all day long. He is a mountain climber, but he will climb anything. He climbs coconut trees, he climbs all kinds of things and then he comes training."

-- Tahiti coach Eddy Etaeta on his squad of amateurs that is competing in the Confederations Cup as champion of Oceania. Tahiti opens against Nigeria on Monday. (Reuters)

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